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The Zoology of the Voyage of the H.M.S. Erebus & Terror(SOLD)

under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross, R.N., F.R.S., during the years 1839 to 1843, by authority of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty.

Edited by John Richardson and John Edward Gray.

London: E.W.Jansen, 28, Museum Street, W.C. 1846-75.

Birds by George Robert Gray and R. Bowdler Sharpe. 39 lithographic plates, not coloured.

The part by G.R. Gray was first published in 3 parts about 1844/1845 and included 22 plates. The work remained unfinished until 1875, when the work was edited by R. Bowdler Sharpe, who added an appendix and the remaining 15 plates.

The 39 plates are numbered 1, 1*, 2 to 11, 11*, 13 to 20, 20*, 21, XXI*, 23 to 35.

Condition: Very good.
pp.39 plus plates.
Cloth cover
Size: 24cm x 33.5cm

Price: US$500.00